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Meet Our Staff

Chris Manley

President/CEO & Founder

Chris leads the team and guides the long-term vision of Rebuild Upstate.

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Dayle Stewart

Assistant Director

Dayle guides the day-to-day operations of the organization.

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Nick Kulick

Operations Director

Nick oversees all operations, including project management and volunteers.

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Melanie Campbell

Community Engagement Director

Melanie is responsible for communicating with donors and building the revenue base.

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Ashley Weekly

Office Coordinator

Ashely Weekly’s background in banking and finance is a great asset in the role of office coordinator.

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Greg Houghton

Project Manager

Greg describes himself as a “Jack of all trades, master of none”.

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Abby Watson

Community Engagement Specialist

Abby is responsible for supporting volunteers through successful Build Days.

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Trey Austin


Trey focuses on resources for homeowners and inter-agency collaboration.

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Allie Currie

AmeriCorps VISTA

Allie recently graduated from Auburn University (War Eagle!).

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Meet Our Board of Directors

Chip Reaves,

President, Bigger Brains
Anderson, SC

Ashley Brooks,

HR Manager, HTI
Anderson, SC

Steven Buckingham

Attorney, Buckingham Law
Greenville, SC

Michael Cunnigham

VP Community Health Partnerships,
AnMed Health

Greenville, SC

Megan Finnern

Owner, Finnern Consulting LLC
Greenville, SC

Lisa Gilstrap

Mortgage Executive,
Countybank Mortgage

Greenville, SC

Michael Mumma

Blackstream International Real Estate

Greenville, SC

Chris Manley

President/CEO & Founder
Greenville, SC

Justin Felker

Area Assistant Vice President,
Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.

Greenville, SC

Johnathan Hill

Founder & CEO, Swallowtail UX
Greenville, SC

John Boyanoski

President, Complete PR
Greenville, SC

Meet Our Advisory Council

The Rebuild Upstate Advisory Council serves to offer input, support, and ideas for our staff and board.

Jay Anthony
Anthony Law Firm – Attorney

Adam Artgliere
McNair Law Firm

Richard Bernath
Southern Traditions Window Fashons – Design Consultant

Jesse Carter
SVN Blackstream – Senior VP

Justin Cazel
South State Bank

Armond Compton
Cleva North America, Inc.

Kylie Felker
Foster Victor Wealth Advisors

Julie Ghareeb DeBruin
Blackstream International

Lisa Gilstrap
Countybank Mortgage

Lura Godfrey
LMG Architects, LLC

Chris Harpe
Bosche, LLC.

Emily Hazel
Community Partner

Lucy Henry
First Sun EAP Alliance, Inc.

Eric Jennings
Realop Investments

Dustin Morris
Ameris Bank

Matthew Newton
Pinnacle Financial Partners

Jennifer Osgood
Wagner Wealth Management

Anna Rice

Chris Simcoe
Starbucks Coffee – Licensed Operations District Manager

Nick Smith
Countybank Mortgage

Katie Sullivan
Corley Pro

Sherry Tate
Coldwell Banker Caine

Ryan Twitty
Wells Fargo

Alex Zuendt
Zuendt Engineering

Meet Our Supporters


  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield Foundation
  • Clemson Community Foundation
  • GE Foundation
  • Graham Foundation
  • Greenville Community Foundation
  • Hollingsworth Foundation
  • Jolley Foundation
  • Sisk Foundation
  • United Way of Anderson County
  • United Way of Pickens County


  • Acumen IT
  • Countybank
  • Foster Victor Wealth Advisors
  • GBS Builder Supply
  • GE
  • Herlong, Bates, Burnett
  • Laurel Creek Holdings
  • LMG Architects, LLC
  • Pre-Sort Plus, Inc.
  • Starbucks Coffee Company
  • Uphill Strategies
  • Wilson Associates, LLC
  • Workman Associates, LLC


  • Clemson Engineers for Developing Countries
  • Greater Greenville Association of REALTORS
  • Greenville Women Giving
  • Leadership Greenville Class 43
  • Mission Chorus and Team of Nashville
  • Pickens County Meals on Wheels
  • Rotary Club of Clemson
  • Tau Beta Pi – Clemson University


  • Bethesda United Methodist
  • Church of the Redeemer
  • Fellowship Greenville
  • St. Johns United Methodist Church

Families & Individuals Who Made Financial Gifts to Rebuild Upstate in 2018

  • Ruth Anne Albright
  • John Anderson
  • Michael Anderson
  • Sarah F. Anderson
  • Homeowner Anonymous
  • Individual Donor Anonymous
  • Myra Armistead
  • Adam Artigliere
  • Justin Bacro-Duverger
  • Tom Bates
  • Christine Benard
  • Richard Bernath
  • Richard Bollman
  • Karen Boom
  • Carol P. Boone
  • Jeremy Bouknight
  • John Boyanoski
  • Aaron Brady
  • Maddy Brady
  • Kathryn D Brandon
  • James Braswell
  • Steven Buckingham
  • Mack Burdette
  • Mamie Lee Burton
  • Justin Campbell
  • Sandra Campbell
  • Bob and Sue Carr
  • Jim Cauble
  • Christopher Chance
  • Willie Choice
  • Clarence and Helen Smith
  • Susan Crowell
  • Priscilla Cruz
  • Margaret and Buddy Curry
  • Kimberly Davis
  • William and Robin Dennis
  • Jonathan Spencer Dixon
  • Evelyn Dodenhoff
  • Winona Dwyer
  • Annie Easterling
  • Ronald Edens
  • Caroline Edwards Allen
  • Greg Erdley
  • Justin Felker
  • Megan Finnern
  • Leslie Fisk
  • Larry and Marilyn Foley
  • Pam Foster
  • Sandra Frederick
  • Mina Fulp
  • Vera Alice Fulp
  • Paul Gaeto
  • Brad and Lisa Gantt
  • Lynn Gibbs
  • Lisa Gilstrap
  • Carla Goodnough
  • Mary Gravely
  • Robert Halfacre
  • John Hall
  • Niesha Hallums
  • Roger Hamby
  • Jerry and Paulette Handegan
  • Elizabeth and David Hassen
  • Chris Hayes
  • Virginia Davis Hayes
  • Emily Hazel
  • Joe Henry
  • Lynda P. Hester
  • Kay and Johnathan Hill
  • Margaret Hodges
  • Paula Holcombe
  • Jason Hood
  • Sylvia Howard
  • Harold Patrick Hughes
  • Keith Hundley
  • Walt and Cetta Hunt
  • Kenneth Jackson
  • Jamie and David Foster
  • Mary Johnson
  • Gerald Jones
  • Robert Judd
  • Sarah Kasprzyk
  • Kathy and William Davis
  • J. Christoph Klasing
  • Kristen Knight Goudy
  • Charlotte Knowles
  • Alex LaCasse
  • Barbara Lesh
  • Abraham Lincoln
  • Lisa and John Thompson
  • Phil Long
  • Steve and Carroll Luck
  • Teressa Lumpkin
  • Chris Manley
  • Gary and JoBeth Manley
  • Todd Manwaring
  • Mike Mathers
  • Kristen and Joe Maurer
  • Mayes Family
  • Ellen Mays
  • Maria McMichael
  • Libby McMillan
  • Marlene Merck
  • Patricia Merritt
  • Burgess Metcalf
  • Joanne and Henry Metcalf
  • Freda Miles
  • Dai Miller
  • Barbara Morgan
  • Neel Family
  • Alfred Nelson
  • Edgar and Stephanie Norris
  • Dinnia Paul
  • David Pence
  • Perry Gilreath
  • Kelley Phillips
  • Frank S Poe, Jr
  • Melanie Pozuc
  • Stephen Price
  • JoAnn Purkerson
  • Sherry Raines
  • Lori Ramey
  • Chip Reaves
  • Alberta Reed
  • Michael Reindorp
  • Richard and Sandra Fuller
  • Rochelle Rizzi
  • Evelyn Robinson
  • James Robinson
  • Louise Robinson
  • Barry Roe
  • Roger and Renee Cruell
  • Mike Rogers
  • Eleanor Rohrbaugh
  • Conrad Ross
  • Roy and Jo Ann Waters
  • C. Bradley Russell
  • Gerald Saunders
  • Marc Saunders
  • Emily Schulte
  • Mary Jane Schumacher
  • Bernard William Scott
  • Lisa Shanks
  • Chris Simcoe
  • Debra Simmons
  • Helen Simpson
  • Lynn Skidmore
  • Ashlyn Smith
  • J. Kent Snyder
  • Dayle Stewart
  • Aaron Swiger
  • Ruby Talley
  • Tammy and Carl Wells
  • Charlie Thomas
  • Carolyn Tomlins
  • Charlotte Tucker
  • Jeremy Tunnell
  • Saul Valazquez
  • Aaron Voeheven
  • Cecile Waldrop
  • Robert Walker
  • Ed Watanabe
  • Sylvenia White
  • Tuck Williams
  • Louise Williamson
  • Michael Williamson
  • Wayne Willis
  • Kay Wilson
  • Winford and Betty Cain
  • John Wynne
  • Linda Yeargin
  • Matthew Yochum
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